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I know some people say that an average player won't feel the difference but I just need to know that all my key combo's work.

I don't mind PS2 (it will free up a USB port) and my budget can go higher its just I want the best bang for buck. Just thought 100 would have netted me a basic gaming keyboard.

Also a lot of the recommended keyboards are hard to find (or if I can find them seems much higher than what people on OCN says they got them for).

My friend lent me his X4 and I'm sorry it didn't keep up with my fingers. I was getting random key lag or just not recognizing some of my key presses.

To tell the truth it felt almost the same as my crappy free keyboard.

Minimal I would like the whole QWE, ASD , ZXC plus 2-3 modifiers. I would like the arrow key cluster optimized too but I have no idea which ones do that.

Hell if I could find a chart showing which keys were kro I guess I could modify my gaming habits.

Blah more suggestions would be great before I just get my cousin to order me an "gaming" keyboard from Korea. Maybe letting him decide and not knowing anything will make me happier.

Also can anybody link me to one of the DIY mech keyboards? Maybe I'll just DIY it and get more enjoyment out of it.
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How good is your Korean?
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post #23 of 34
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Hahaha enough to order in a Korean restaurant and hit on Korean girls.

My Kongrish is excellent though!
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post #24 of 34
Using this with my 2KRO Model M variant, I can do QWE, ASD, ZXC, and mash down Ctrl and Shift while doing of the aforementioned triplets. (the test doesnt support Alt)

If you had problems with these with keyboards you had, they were probably badly designed... any decent keyboard (either mech or non mech) should handle them.
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post #25 of 34
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Thanks you and reps to you!

Off to find a Model M or another 2kro mech keyboard. Which model do you have?
Edited by evilferret - 1/14/11 at 4:54pm
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post #26 of 34
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Thanks you and reps to you!

Off to find a Model M or another 2kro mech keyboard. Which model do you have?
I have a Model M for sale ...check the link in my sig.
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post #27 of 34
Any Model M or Unicomp keyboard, they all have the same matrix style.

I wouldnt consider this a specific endorsement for a Model M though, just about any mechanical keyboard should perform the same. Model Ms are very good though
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post #28 of 34
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Heh if it works it works, but what model do you use? You have my interest piqued.
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post #29 of 34
Model Ms I have... Let's see

Model M13



IBM Space Saving Keyboard (SSK)



I also have one of the original Model Ms from 1985, like this one -



I may also be getting my hands on a Unicomp Endurapro off someone at some point.


Edited by ch_123 - 1/14/11 at 5:13pm
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post #30 of 34
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Ahh the M's, they bring back so many bad memories. My parents own a print shop and I used to be forced to typeset for them on one of those as a kid.

Looking into the Filco's at this moment. Guess my new budget is 200. Maybe the Deck Ice.

Help on best bang for buck in this price range?
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